Feminist Noir: Helen Jacey Smashes Stereotypes with a new Type of Heroine

By Katrina Simpson Jailbird Detective is the novel that we’ve been waiting for. In 1940s Hollywood Elvira Slade is an ex-con from London with a shady past… We talk to her creator, Helen Jacey. I’ve always been a huge Forties Noir fan –  the fashion, the style, the movies. But for a long time I’ve been… Read More Feminist Noir: Helen Jacey Smashes Stereotypes with a new Type of Heroine

Breakfast with Flowers: Strawberry Rose Ice Cream & Chia Pudding Parfait

By Heather Barnes These recipes were inspired after traveling to the English countryside in March when the hills were blanketed in flowers. I have an affinity for flowers and try and use them as much as possible in my cooking and baking. Cooking with flowers is a lost art, but the process can be so… Read More Breakfast with Flowers: Strawberry Rose Ice Cream & Chia Pudding Parfait

(500) Days of Summer: Where I first Spotted Vintage for the Every Woman

By Paris Kim Film Stills via 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment It’s the wonderful, sunny time of the year where I find some time to celebrate its coming with a simple movie called (500) Days of Summer, and to the contrary the film is anything but about an overdue season. If you were moving beyond… Read More (500) Days of Summer: Where I first Spotted Vintage for the Every Woman

The Ship of Dreams Awakens Again as Titanic II set to Sail in 2022

Star-crossed lovers aside, we couldn’t be excited for this sentimental announcement that has us sentimental for the 90’s in a different way. For those who actually loved the tragic history behind the RMS Titanic which sank in 1912, you’ll be given a surreal opportunity to see the ship take the seas again in as early… Read More The Ship of Dreams Awakens Again as Titanic II set to Sail in 2022

Laura Jane Atelier’s Vintage Nightgown and Sleepwear Collection

Originally posted at Laura Jane Atelier  Hello lovelies, I wanted to share with you my vintage nightwear haul. I have been collecting vintage nightgowns for a while now and can’t resist buying one when I see them at the thrift shop. They are so beautiful and romantic compared to contemporary loungewear. I wish I could… Read More Laura Jane Atelier’s Vintage Nightgown and Sleepwear Collection